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Do you limit the width of your source code?   [Edit]

Survey period: 26 Jan 2009 to 2 Feb 2009

76 columns? 100 columns? Anything and let word wrap deal with it? How do you swing?

OptionVotes% 
Yes, so that it can be printed easily1126.08
Yes, so it fits on my screen89548.61
Sometimes yes, sometimes no51628.03
No31817.27



 
GeneralRe: Do you limit the width of your source code? Pin
PIEBALDconsult26-Jan-09 17:07
mvePIEBALDconsult26-Jan-09 17:07 
GeneralI'm betting that YOU don't know... Pin
Naruki26-Jan-09 19:13
Naruki26-Jan-09 19:13 
GeneralRe: I'm betting that YOU don't know... Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:53
mvePIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:53 
GeneralRe: I'm betting that YOU don't know... Pin
TomS4527-Jan-09 13:17
TomS4527-Jan-09 13:17 
JokeAlways get the Straight Dope... Pin
Naruki27-Jan-09 13:50
Naruki27-Jan-09 13:50 
GeneralRe: I'm betting that YOU don't know... Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 14:49
mvePIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 14:49 
GeneralRe: I'm betting that YOU don't know... Pin
TomS4528-Jan-09 15:07
TomS4528-Jan-09 15:07 
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GMorris27-Jan-09 9:37
GMorris27-Jan-09 9:37 
I remember a lot of things, since I've been coding since about 1979 or so. That's a long time, and I had numerous different "computers" like the TI-99/4A (anyone remember those?) and at one time an Atari 800 I believe. Back then the Commodore was the big deal for most people, but I just couldn't afford one! My buddy had one, but even though I was smarter than he was, he never let me touch it. I guess he didn't want the humiliation.. he he. My first "real" computer was in 1991, a 30386/DX running at 40 BIG mhz. I never owned a printer until about 15 years ago or so, so I really only worried about being able to read the code on the screen.

Gary W. Morris, Entepreneur

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LarryDM27-Jan-09 11:39
LarryDM27-Jan-09 11:39 
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TomS4527-Jan-09 12:52
TomS4527-Jan-09 12:52 
JokeThen you certainly remember this phrase: Pin
Naruki27-Jan-09 13:52
Naruki27-Jan-09 13:52 
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Member 348023228-Jan-09 0:05
Member 348023228-Jan-09 0:05 
GeneralRe: Do you limit the width of your source code? Pin
zwickerr28-Jan-09 7:38
zwickerr28-Jan-09 7:38 
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Corporal Agarn30-Jan-09 10:03
professionalCorporal Agarn30-Jan-09 10:03 
General125 Pin
DrFrankenstein9026-Jan-09 8:30
DrFrankenstein9026-Jan-09 8:30 
GeneralRe: 125 Pin
Jeremy Falcon26-Jan-09 11:21
professionalJeremy Falcon26-Jan-09 11:21 
QuestionHow about readability? Pin
zwickerr26-Jan-09 8:30
zwickerr26-Jan-09 8:30 
AnswerRe: How about readability? Pin
Jalapeno Bob26-Jan-09 18:17
professionalJalapeno Bob26-Jan-09 18:17 
AnswerRe: How about readability? Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:57
mvePIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:57 
GeneralWidth could be annoying Pin
JoseMenendez26-Jan-09 6:41
JoseMenendez26-Jan-09 6:41 
GeneralRe: Width could be annoying Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:59
mvePIEBALDconsult27-Jan-09 5:59 
GeneralRe: Width could be annoying Pin
JoseMenendez27-Jan-09 6:01
JoseMenendez27-Jan-09 6:01 
GeneralRe: Width could be annoying Pin
John M. Drescher28-Jan-09 17:09
John M. Drescher28-Jan-09 17:09 
GeneralWhat printer? Pin
Jim (SS)26-Jan-09 6:02
Jim (SS)26-Jan-09 6:02 
GeneralUsed to, still do sometimes Pin
Luis Alonso Ramos26-Jan-09 5:45
Luis Alonso Ramos26-Jan-09 5:45 

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